Admitted To BarAlberta, 2005
2004 LL.B. (University of Alberta)
Natalie joined Emery Jamieson in 2004 where her practice has focused mainly in the areas of labour and employment law, administrative law and mediation. She briefly practiced with the Resolution and Court Services department in Alberta Justice and rejoined Emery Jamieson in 2015.
In the area of employment law, Natalie provides assistance to employers and to individuals on various legal issues that may impact workplaces, including:
Drafting and reviewing employment agreements, policies and procedures;
Advising on workplace issues arising in such areas as: workplace conduct, discipline and termination, human rights, disability and accommodation, substance use, confidentiality, non-competition/solicitation, employee information and privacy, and various other matters; and
Dispute resolution, including representing clients in court and administrative proceedings, as well as in various forms of settlement processes such as negotiations and mediations.
Natalie advises numerous administrative entities, including on matters pertaining to statutory/regulatory processes and administrative appeals, in areas such as human rights, information and privacy, self-governing bodies and various government programs.
She is a practicing mediator with experience mediating a variety of human rights and employment matters. Natalie regularly serves as a mediator in the area of family law and she has taught a number of family mediation courses.
Member, Law Society of Alberta
Member, Canadian Bar Association (Labour & Employment and Administrative Law Sections)
Member, Edmonton Bar Association
Member, Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Alberta (AJEFA – French-speaking Lawyer's Association of Alberta)
Practicing Mediator - Alberta Family Mediation Society
Board Member & Clinic Volunteer, Edmonton Community Legal Centre
Advisory Committee Member & Legal Information Session Volunteer, Centre albertain d’information juridique (Alberta Legal Information Centre)
Child Support Resolution Officer